Education Archive

Lauren Scharff, United States Air Force Academy – The Science of Learning

Whom do students ask for help when learning?  Other students. Lauren Scharff, professor of psychology at

Daniel Benjamin, USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences – Genetics and Academic Achievement

On USC Dornsife Week: Do your genes decide the highest level of education you’ll receive? Daniel

Jessica Kendorski, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine – Mindfulness in Schools

Mindfulness is not just for adults. Jessica Kendorski, professor in the department of school psychology at

Daniel Reinholz, San Diego State University – Reducing Implicit Bias in Teaching

Even highly skilled teachers can have an unknown bias. Daniel Reinholz, assistant professor of mathematics education

Lynn Ulatowski, Ursuline College – The Concept of the Big Picture

How do we get students to look at the big picture? Lynn Ulatowski, assistant professor of

Celene Reynolds, Yale University – Title IX

How is Title IX being used to combat gender inequalities in higher education? Celene Reynolds, PhD

Mark West, University of North Carolina Charlotte – The Humanities and the STEM Disciplines as Overlapping Circles

Can the humanities and the STEM disciplines overlap? Mark West, professor of English and chair of

Tim Clydesdale, The College of New Jersey – Purposeful Learning

Having a purpose is a great first step for college graduates. Tim Clydesdale, professor of sociology

Kelsey Lucca, University of Washington – Infant’s Persistence

How do you find out what infants do and do not know? Kelsey Lucca, postdoctoral researcher

Kirsten Read, Santa Clara University – Effect of Rhyming Books on Children’s Vocabularies

Making a rhyme every time is great for children’s minds. Kirsten Read, assistant professor of psychology